Miami at Clemson 1/13/18 - NCAA Basketball Picks & Predictions
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Miami Hurricanes vs. Clemson Tigers
NCAAB: 3:00 PM EST
Jan. 13, 2018
Latest Odds : CLEM -5 Total 131.5
Ranked #18 in the country, the Miami Hurricanes (13-2, 2-1) travel to Clemson to battle the #19 Clemson Tigers. The Hurricanes beat the Tigers last season and are hoping for a victory this time around.
Dewan Huell is the leading scorer for the Hurricanes and is averaging 13.9 points per game, and is also contributes 6.5 rebounds per game. Bruce Brown Jr. is an additional player to watch for the Hurricanes and is also an NBA Draft Prospect and is averaging 11.8 points and 7.1 rebounds per game. Dejan Vasiljevic rounds out the double figure scorers for the Hurricanes and is averaging 10.1 points per game. The Hurricanes are averaging 74 points per game and are shooting 48.5% from the field.
Off to a 14-2 record, a 3-1 mark in conference play, and ranked #19 in the country the Clemson Tigers play host to the #18 Miami Hurricanes. The Tigers lost to the Hurricanes last season and are looking for revenge this season.
Marcquise Reed is the leading scorer for the Tigers and is averaging 15.9 points per game. Donte Grantham is an additional player to watch for the Tigers and is averaging 14.7 points per game and 7.4 rebounds per contest. Elijah Thomas leads the Tigers in rebounding with 8 rebounds per game and also contributes 11.3 points per game.
Recent Betting Trends:
Hurricanes are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
Tigers are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 home games vs. a team with a winning road record.
Under is 39-19-1 in Hurricanes last 59 vs. Atlantic Coast.
Under is 4-0 in Tigers last 4 games following a straight up loss.
Free Betting Pick: Miami Hurricanes +5
Hurricanes are slightly the better team and think Miami should maybe even be favored on the road tonight - so getting 5 points makes this easy cover for Canes. Miami defense is elite and that is really important to get road wins in ACC play. Final Score Prediction, Miami Hurricanes win outright as underdog but grab the points just in case 69-66.